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CCOD, OHSC, SAHPRA on their Mandates & Annual Performance Plans 2019/20
4 Sep 2019
The Committee was briefed by the Compensation Commissioner for Occupational Diseases (CCOD), the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) and the Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) on their mandates and annual performance plans for 2019/20. The Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources and Energy also joined in the deliberations ...
Engagement with the Elders on Universal Health Coverage, with Minister
3 Sep 2019
The Portfolio Committee on Health and the Select Committee on Health and Social Services were jointly addressed by two of the Elders -- a group of former leaders that had been started by former President Nelson Mandela. Ms Gro Harlem Brundtland, former Prime Minister of Norway, and Mr Ricardo Lagos, ...
National Health Insurance Bill: Legal Opinion (confidential document)
Ideal Clinic South Africa
The Minister, Deputy Minister, official from the Department of Health as well as the consultants appointed to advise the Ministry and Presidency on ...
Health Sector overview; Fifth Parliament Legacy Report
28 Aug 2019
The Committee Secretary briefed the Committee on the Legacy Report which is a reflection of the key activities and challenges of the Portfolio Committee on Health during the Fifth Parliament, matters remaining for consideration in the Sixth Parliament and recommendations to strengthen operational and procedural processes to enhance ...
Department of Health 2019/20 Annual Performance Plan; with Minister
4 Jul 2019
Media Statement: Health Committee Hears That NHI Bill ‘is a Must’
The meeting was convened to discuss the National Department of Health’s (NDOH) annual performance plan and budget with the Minister of Health and senior officials of the Department.
The Minister said that activities in the Department were guided ...
At the first Portfolio Committee on Health meeting of the Sixth Parliament, Members were briefed about the National Department of Health’s (NDoH’s) plan and budget for the 2019/20 financial year.
They were given details of the Department’s policy priorities, the overall budgets, and the six programmes which the DoH was ...
Election of Chairperson
2 Jul 2019
The Committee duly elected Mr S Dhlomo (ANC) to be its Chairperson.
The Chairperson thanked members for his nomination and said the Committee’s oversight function must focus on 3 key issues: maternal mortality rate, infant mortality rate and under-5 mortality rate.
It was announced that the Committee would meet with ...